2019 Kona bikes have landed!

2019 Kona bikes have just landed in Australia. At Velo Cycles we’ve received delivery of three models, the Rove ST,…

Nic’s 27+ Surly Ogre with SRAM Eagle

If there was a category of bike called ‘Apocalypse bikes,’ the Surly Ogre might be its poster boy. Bikes like…

Why ride a steel bike?

Carbon fibre. It’s like putting a magic wand in the hand of bike designers. You can make it very light….

Bargain bikes! EOFY sale 2018

It’s end of financial year sale time, and we’ve all gone a bit troppo. We’re having an EOFY sale, and…

David’s custom flat bar Soma Fog Cutter

David wanted a custom, do-all, ‘last-bike-he’ll-ever-buy‘ kind of commuter bike. Over a 10-month period he chatted to our staff member…

A local’s guide to Melbourne’s Capital City Trail

The Capital City Trail (CCT) is one of Melbourne’s best bike rides. A 30km loop through inner Melbourne, it’s scenic,…

Which Brompton should I purchase?

From our recent article about how to choose a bike, if you found a folding bike ticks your boxes you…

Bicycle buyer’s guide #1: What type of bike should I buy?

When you’re looking for a new bike, it’s easy to become overwhelmed, and it can be hard to figure out…

Sam’s Di2 Alfine Wolverine super-commuter

We’ve done quite a few custom builds with the Soma Wolverine now (check out our custom build archives here), but…